Posted in Main Blog (All Posts) on July 4th, 2010 4:42 am by HL
Michael Brenner: The Fourth Estate Indeed!
War is the enemy of democracy. A protracted war is its nemesis. That means not only undermining civil liberties but an erosion of the honest discourse that is the essence of democracy.
Katherine Brown: Afghanistan’s Other Time Warp
Many talk about Afghanistan’s time warp. Afghanistan is stuck in the 13th century, claimed British Defense Secretary Liam Fox. The country’s major period of modernization…
Ali Hakan Altinay: Is the United States a Hero or a Villain?
America has bestowed unprecedented freedom and prosperity on much of humanity. But has not been without transgressions. Its leadership going forward is crucial for determining how the rest of the world should view it.